Construction of Toyota’s ‘Smart City’ is Set to Begin in 2021

Kuebix

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EU Conflict Minerals Regulation to take effect in 2021

ChainPoint

These new set of new regulation will take effect in 2021: importers from the EU have until then to put a due diligence system in place. In 2017, the European Parliament and the EU Council adopted a new regulation regarding the import of so-called conflict minerals.

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Supply Chain News on Kroger Breaks Ground on New Highly Automated DC with Partner Ocado

Supply Chain Digest

First of 20 Planned Robotic Facilities Starts Construction North of Cincinnati, will Go Live in 2021

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This Week in Logistics News (September 7 – 13)

Logistics Viewpoints

After next Thursday (9/19/19), there will not be an official palindrome week until 2021 (we don’t count putting a 0 in front of the month around here). Ah yes, it is officially palindrome week. This year, however, palindrome week takes on a whole new significance. This is the end of a wonderful run of years, starting in 2011, where the dates read the same frontwards and backwards for a week+. And to quote one off […].

Jobs Sustainability: Little Time Remains to Implement Long-term Strategy

Enterra Insights

“By 2021,” writes Forrester Vice President Brian Hopkins (@practicingEA), “a disruptive tidal wave will begin. Solutions powered by AI/cognitive technology … Continued.

Supply Chain News on MAPI Projects US will Finally Surpass Peak 2007 Manufacturing Output in 2019

Supply Chain Digest

MAPI Nearly Doubles its Forecast of Manufacturing Growth through 2021, with Even the Apparel Sector Seeing Some Goods News

Why Today is the Day to Prepare Your Supply Chain for Recession

OneSCM

recession by 2021. Highs and lows are an unfortunate part of both life and business and a new study shows 3 out of 4 economists predicting a U.S. The good news for companies is that recessions are also generally short, with 9 of the U.S.’s

How Amazon will impact the supply chain in 2018

TradeGecko

Wall Street firm Needham predicted that by 2021 Amazon would make up 50% of all US eCommerce, so we can expect 2018 to be another colossal year for the eCommerce giant. In their 10-K annual report from 2017, Amazon stated that it had generated $6.4 billion in sales from retail subscription services alone. eCommerce

The top 3PL providers for eCommerce in the USA

TradeGecko

billion by 2021, the writing is on the wall: eCommerce in the US isn’t going anywhere. With eCommerce sales in the United States reaching USD$360.3 billion in 2016 and projected to surpass US$603.4 Logistics eCommerce Shipping

Square for the Transportation Industry

Aborn and Co.

According to a World Pay survey, 46% of global buyers will transition from a credit card to a digital wallet by 2021, but in the world of freight, most still operate via cash and fleet checks.

Brexit - Another Step Forward

Descartes

Another Step Further Forward it is highly probable that customs declarations will be required for goods moving between the UK and EU from 1st January 2021. The European Parliament is also expected to approve the Withdrawal Agreement on the 29th January in time for the UK to formally leave the EU at 11pm GMT / Midnight CET on the 31st January.

Can Digital Twins Result in Total Supply Chain Redesign and Innovation?

NC State SCRC

With the rapid growth of sensors through IOT within the supply chain and the connectivity of these sensors (estimated to be 25 billion sensors worldwide by 2021), the volume of consistent high quality data is increasing beyond our human capabilities to analyze in real time.

Ford gets free publicity for promising autonomous cars in 5 years

Techgistics

Mark Fields, Ford’s chief executive, said the company planned to mass produce driverless cars and have them in commercial operation in a ride-hailing service by 2021. Fully autonomous by 2021. Neal E. Boudette, writing for the New York Times: At a news conference on Tuesday at the company’s research center in Palo Alto, Calif.,

This Week in Logistics News (October 22-26, 2018)

Talking Logistics

Uber Ambitiously Eyes 2021 for Food-Delivery Drones Launch (WSJ – sub. What does it feel like to cycle in 29F weather going 17.2 mph for 27 miles? I found out this past Monday when I went out for my final training ride before shipping my bike to Santa Fe, NM for the JDRF Ride to Cure.

Procurement Digitization: The Key To Price Transparency And Healthcare Transformation

ivalua

This past November, the Trump administration announced that starting in 2021, it would require hospitals to publicly disclose the discounted prices they negotiate with insurance companies as part of a broader push to make healthcare markets more transparent to patients and increase competition.

The Future of the Supply Chain is More Warehouses, Everywhere

AFFLINK

By 2021, $4.5 In other words, by 2021, when the e-commerce industry sells $4.5 Over the last decade, there has been a flowering of e-commerce. Everyone is ordering everything online, and if you don’t have some form of online shop, you’re barely a business.

Milestone Moment - BREXIT

Descartes

This will almost certainly mean that importers and exporters moving goods between the EU and the UK will need to prepare for making Customs declarations from 1st January 2021 The UK Government’s EU (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill finally passed the House of Commons moving exit from the EU one step closer. Passing with a majority of 124, the bill will now be debated further in January but is expected to pass into UK law before the 31st January 2020.

Procurement Digitization: The Key To Price Transparency And Healthcare Transformation

ivalua

This past November, the Trump administration announced that starting in 2021, it would require hospitals to publicly disclose the discounted prices they negotiate with insurance companies as part of a broader push to make healthcare markets more transparent to patients and increase competition.

Top 10 Manufacturing Trends For 2019

IQMS

With the advanced analytics spending predicted to grow from $136B in 2016 to $232B in 2021 , attaining an 11.3% Due to all of these factors advanced robotics spending is predicted to grow from $92B in 2016 to $225B in 2021, attaining a 19.7%

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Welcome to 2019: 5 Retail Trends You Need to Know Now

JDA software

Checkout-free concepts like Amazon Go will become more prevalent – their cashierless store concepts could top $4 billion in sales by 2021. It’s a new year and retail is moving faster—finally we’re seeing retailers looking in the right direction—up.

Cognitive Computing will Achieve Mainstream Adoption in 5 Years

Enterra Insights

Gartner analysts predict “smart machines will enter mainstream adoption by 2021 with 30 percent adoption by large companies. This will … Continued. The post Cognitive Computing will Achieve Mainstream Adoption in 5 Years appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

Is Your Supply Chain Ready for 2020?

DynaSys

Are you ready for the future? 2020 is not science fiction anymore, it’s right now. . Faced with an unstable economic environment in which change is the only certainty, companies are operating today in a new world.

River Logic Named a Gartner's 2017 Forecast Snapshot for Prescriptive Analytics

River Logic

billion by 2021 , with a 21% CAGR from 2016. Back in 2016, Gartner produced its first research note on prescriptive analytics technology, the Forecast Snapshot of Prescriptive Analytics. Once again, River Logic was noted as one of the few major players that hold around 85% of the market share in the prescriptive technology space. The prescriptive analytics software market is set to reach $1.57 Prescriptive Analytics Gartner Market Research

Blockchain to save the food industry US$31 billion by 2024, driven by IoT partnerships

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Substantial savings in food fraud will be realised from 2021 and compliance costs will be reduced by 30% by 2024 New data from Juniper Research shows that blockchain will enable $31 billion in food fraud savings globally by 2024 by immutably tracking food across the supply chain.

A time of transition: 3 key trends for oil & gas in 2018

DELMIA Quintiq

According to the International Energy Agency (IEA), the renewable energy industry is expected to grow 13% in the period until 2021. The fall in oil prices transformed the global oil & gas industry.

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Bringing Augmented Reality to Supply Chain

Elementum

million headset shipments by 2021, almost double from 2016’s 10 million. by 2021 compared to US $2.1B Augmented reality, or simply known as AR, is the usage of technology to superimpose computer-generated sensory input such as sound, videos, and images over a person's real-view world.

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Key Guiding Principles for Getting a Better Handle on Implementing Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Supply Chain Management

Arkieva

In fact, Gartner predicts by 2021, 40% of new enterprise applications will include Artificial Intelligence Technologies, where AI and Machine Learning promise to solve a plethora of problems faced by enterprises today, from better decision making to increased efficiencies and cost savings. The role of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in business activities has again emerged as a hot topic for 2017 and 2018.

Technology and the Supply Chain: What Does the Future Hold?

Kinaxis

WEF says by 2021, the automated workforce will reach its tipping point into mainstream and become the norm. by Alexa Cheater Meet the Jetsons! Like any well-rounded child of the 80s, I grew up watching Saturday morning cartoons.

8 Mind-Blowing Facts About the Future of Warehousing [Infographic]

RFgen

Where will your warehouse be by 2021? Warehousing technology is changing faster than ever. View the current trends in the infographic below: Warehouse Management

Bringing Augmented Reality to Supply Chain

Elementum

million by 2021, almost double from 2016’s 10 million. by 2021 compared to US $2.1B Augmented reality, also known simply as AR, is the usage of technology to superimpose computer-generated sensory input like sound, videos, and images, over a person's real-world view.

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How to Change Your Inventory Management Strategy in the Omnichannel Era

Elementum

According to Forbes, about 70 percent of retailers will be investing in IoT technologies by 2021, with over 30 billion IoT devices. The U.S. e-commerce market has nearly doubled in size since 2011, and is forecast to grow to $737B by 2022.

Transportation Network Modeling: A Powerful Tool in Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Strategy

Talking Logistics

For example, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is phasing in fuel efficiency standards starting with trailers in 2018, truck standards in 2021, which are estimated to provide 2-4 year payback periods.

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How New GHG Regulations Affect the Future of Transportation

PLS Logistics

Additional truck and trailer requirements, including fuel-efficiency guidelines and CO 2 emissions standards, will be implemented in 2021, 2024 and 2027.

Is Hyperloop the Next Great Supply Chain Technology?

Kinaxis

The CEO of the company behind the test (Hyperloop One) estimates that the system will be transporting cargo by 2019 and passengers by 2021. by Melissa Clow This guest post comes to us from Argentus Supply Chain Recruiting , a boutique recruitment firm specializing in Supply Chain Management.

The Top 5 Changes That Occur With AI in Logistics

Cerasis

billion by the end of 2021. There’s no other way to describe it: Artificial Intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing the world of logistics. That may seem like a cliché, or hype, or buzz, but it is true.